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NOAA and oil companies to share data for the Arctic

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and three global energy companies have agreed to share ocean, coastal and meteorological data for the Arctic. NOAA, Shell Exploration & Production, ConocoPhillips, and Statoil USA E&P Inc. have signed an agreement that calls for sharing scientific data sets for the Arctic, including weather and ocean observations, biological information, and sea ice and sea floor mapping studies, according to a press release from NOAA.

 

The press release can be downloaded here.

 

NOAS, Shell Exploration & Production, ConocoPhillips, and Statoil USA E&P Inc. have signed an agreement that calls for sharing scientific data sets for the Arctic, including weather and ocean observations, biological information, and sea ice and sea floor mapping studies, a press release from NOAA reads.

 


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